Webinars for Job Hunting Veterans and Military Spouses

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Webinars to Prepare Veterans and Military Spouses to Land a Job

Updated through Dec 2020

There are many tools out there to help the military community with finding a job. Possibly one of the most convenient and helpful tools are webinars. A webinar is a virtual live presentation or conference that many companies use to train, guide, network, or gain new employees. For the military community, webinars can be a great tool if you are looking for a job.

These virtual events allow you to grow your knowledge of what employers are looking for and how to best prepare yourself and your resume to get the job you want. Webinars are usually interactive, allowing for on the spot discussions about tips and resources. Attending a webinar geared toward the military community may just be the resource you need to jump-start your next career.

Types of Webinars

  • Interview Preparation
  • Resume Tips
  • Employer Connections
  • Leveraging Job Search Engines
  • Networking Tips
  • Company Recruitment

Webinars in December

December 09, 2020

MOAA Seminar: Maximize Your Overall Compensation Package

At this Webinar, you will learn how to properly handle salary and benefits negotiation. The interactive classroom will help you gain valuable skills for the negotiation process. Things that will be covered are The Value of your TRICARE benefit, the composition of employee benefits packages, preparing for salary negotiation, when to talk money, how to respond to salary questions, evaluating the salary offer, and closing the deal.

Pre-registration is required, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm EST.

December 15, 2020

Turning Holiday Stress Into Success

Quest speaker Traci Fisher (CEO of The Wellness Coach) will help with finding a new approach to the stress of the holiday season, employment, career, and life decisions. Learn how to reduce stress. Register for the webinar to also receive a recording.

Pre-registration is required, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm EST.


Webinars in January

January 05, 2021

The Art of the Possible: Kicking off the New Year

This webinar helps service members, veterans, survivors, and military spouses explore different career possibilities while also looking at combining your skills with something you will enjoy doing as a career. Pre-registration is required, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm EDT


January 19, 2021

Acing Your Virtual Interview

At this webinar hear from MOAA’s Senior Director for Career Transition Services regarding strategic techniques for virtual interviews. Pre-registration is required, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm EST.


January 21, 2021

Preparing to Leave the Military: A Transition State of Mind

This webinar is focused on those transitioning out of the military. The webinar will cover how to use your passion, talents, and experience effectively during a job. Pre-registration is required, 3:00 pm ET.


January 28, 2021

January 2021 Military Executive Transition Seminar

One day event that focuses on important aspects of transitioning from the military to a successful civilian career. Pre-registration is required, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm EST.


Two-day virtual for 45 military spouses through career preparation, professional development, and networking. Due to space, you will need to apply. Pre-registration is required.






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Lori Waddell serves as Co-director of an emergency response COAD in Montana, a freelance writer, and an Air Force Key Spouse. She is passionate about empowering communities and individuals through knowledge and resources. She currently lives in Montana with her husband and two children.